Getting Lost in Three Easy Steps

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02-05: Tread Heavily
Return of the Mammalians missions
02-07: The Ink-Conservation Project

Getting Lost in Three Easy Steps
Navigate the maze to reach the goal.
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Site Cozy & Safe Factory
Fee Power Eggs 20
Lives 3
Weapons and Rewards

S3 Weapon Main .96 Gal Flat.pngS3 Weapon Sub Curling Bomb Flat.png

Power Eggs 500

First-time Bonus Power Eggs 1200

This mission will test your innate sense of direction. Navigate the maze to reach the goal.
O.R.C.A. describing the stage

Getting Lost in Three Easy Steps is the 21st level in Splatoon 3's story mode, Return of the Mammalians.


To get to the goal, the player must traverse through a small maze. When the player reaches the checkpoint of the other side of the maze, the entire maze will turn on its side making it vertical. The player will then have to climb back up the maze to reach the goal at the top of it.

Enemies and Mechanics

Previously Introduced


S3 Icon Callie.png Agent 1's Quotes

Bwuh?! The whole maze is goin' vertical!
You did it! Great swim...I mean climb...I mean SWIMB.

S3 Icon Marie.png Agent 2's Quotes

Oops. Guess this isn't the exit...
So you have to climb back up? By swimming? You have to...SWIMB all the way back?!

Names in other languages

Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese 住みこなす、都心という最上級の迷宮を。
Sumikonasu, toshin to iu saijōkyū no meikyū o.
Live masterfully in the highest-grade labyrinth called urban center.
Netherlands Dutch Stap voor stap verdwalen
Vind door het doolhof je weg naar het doel!
Becoming lost step by step
Find your way to the goal through the maze!
France French (NOE) Se paumer en trois leçons
Triomphe du labyrinthe et atteins l'arrivée.
Getting lost in three steps
Triumph over the maze and reach the end.
Russia Russian Заблудиться на раз-два
Выберитесь из лабиринта и доберитесь до цели!

Zabludit'sya na raz-dva
Vyberites' iz labirinta i doberites' do tseli!
To get lost just like that
Get out of the maze and reach the goal!
China Chinese (Simplified) 在名为市中心的顶级迷宫中安居乐业。

Zài míng wéi shìzhōngxīn de dǐngjí mígōng zhōng ānjūlèye.
Chuānyuè mígōng dǐdá zhōngdiǎn.
Live and work in the top-tier labyrinth called downtown.
Navigate the maze to reach the goal.